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April 29- British communications and events company UBM Plc is exploring a sale of PR Newswire Association LLC in a deal that could value the distributor of press releases at more than $700 million, according to people familiar with the matter. New York- based PR Newswire distributes corporate announcements and marketing via news agencies such as Thomson...
But the company's identity remains complicated, at once BP and British Petroleum, part of Britain's establishment but also a footloose international oil major with operations around the world. Much more than Royal Dutch Shell, with its historical link to the Netherlands, BP is Britain's national oil company and bears with it the country's hopes for a major...
LOS ANGELES, April 10- Former Enron trader and hedge fund billionaire John Arnold may be about to launch a national publicity campaign to convince U.S. voters of the need to reform public pensions, according to a document seen by Reuters. Growing costs were significant factors in the recent bankruptcies of Detroit and the California cities of Stockton and San...
*BOJ sources say no need to rush on further monetary action. TOKYO, March 12- Bank of Japan policymakers are sending a concerted signal to investors that they see no need to expand their already-massive monetary stimulus for a second time in response to a slowdown in inflation driven by the fall in oil prices. Six of the BOJ's nine board members, including Governor...
Advertising giant WPP is set to announce its full-year earnings next week. Thomas Singlehurst, head of European media equity research at Citi, discusses what to expect.
LOS ANGELES, Feb 19- A move by bankrupt San Bernardino to spend up to $200,000 on a public relations firm has angered some of the cash-strapped California city's creditors, who face deep cuts under an imminent exit plan. Negotiations between San Bernardino and most of its creditors have stalled, three months before it must produce a court-ordered bankruptcy...
A new poll by Harris Interactive says upstate New York grocery chain Wegmans has the best reputation among 100 of the most well-known U.S. companies. CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports.
Every year, first-time advertisers gamble millions in hopes of scoring big on game day and long afterward, but many come up short.
The NFL is flourishing despite a series of mishaps that would have wreaked havoc on many organizations that lacked its brand strength.
The public are less trustworthy of CEOs' and everyone, according to Edelman's trust barometer. Richard Edelman, CEO of Edelman explains further.
It may be a new year but Wall Street still has a really big problem, says Thomas Robinson of the CFA Institute.
One newsman's plea to Corporate America to please, for the love of news, pick one name and stick to it!
Discussing the responsibility of NFL sponsors amid domestic violence scandals facing the league, with Jim Stengel, former global marketing officer at Procter & Gamble.
Former NFL wide receiver Phil McConkey, discusses the great responsibility on the NFL right now to handle its image appropriately.
Think you've seen it all? Check out this PR pitch, attempting to bribe a journalist to mention clients.
Abercrombie is trying to revamp its image after its CEO stirred controversy by saying the company's clothes were made for cool kids, not fat people.
Lululemon is trying to clean up its public relations issues. CNBC retail analyst Stacey Widlitz, discusses Lululemon's mixed Q4 earnings data, and the challenges facing the company.
It's rare that Hollywood can teach Corporate America something but in the case of "House of Cards," there are some great lessons for CEOs in managing the media.
Boeing faces a short term public-relations battle after a string of problems with its new 787 Dreamliner jet, but experts suggest that, so far, the glitches don't appear to be anything out of the ordinary for a new and highly complex aircraft.
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